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What's Affecting Oil Prices This Week (August 13, 2018)?

Brent fell $0.54/bbl last week to average $73.11/bbl while WTI fell $0.89/bbl to average $67.91/bbl.

Ashley Petersen

US-China Trade Spat Could Hit Oil Demand, IEA Warns

US-China Trade Spat Could Hit Oil Demand, IEA Warns

Although the IEA did not lower its annual oil demand expectations, the group noted growth could cool down later this year if trade tensions between U.S.-China escalate.

Anjli Raval and David Sheppard, Financial Times

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HEADLINES: Permian Deals Dominate Week

In China, tariff rhetoric kept heating up, this time over LNG with the country threatening a 25% tariff on U.S. imports.

Jessica Morales

Frac Spread: It’s Ethane’s World; We Just Live In It

Frac Spread: It’s Ethane’s World; We Just Live In It

NGL prices slip as a whole, but trade fears are unlikely to materialize.

Joseph Markman


Apache, Kayne Anderson Form Partnership, New Midstream Company

Altus Midstream will open with a market value of $3.5 billion as it becomes a power player in the Permian Basin.

Terrance Harris

Crude Oil

Study: Little Consensus On Impact Of Electric Vehicles On Oil Demand

Forecasters see the benefit of EV conversion but costs, battery life and demand make the future uncertain.

Terrance Harris


Topic 606 And More

Public midstream firms need to prepare for the impact of new accounting rules.

Reid Brooks and Josh Sherman, Contributors

Crude Oil

Export Troubles? Solution May Be Trade-Offs

U.S. LNG exporters can compete against Chinese tariffs or seek other markets; and the Nord Stream 2 pipeline does not have to lock up the European gas market.

Joseph Markman

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